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Zenith Black Dial Tombstone "deco" M-6s128 Working C-1936 Gorgeous Condition For Sale
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Offered Today we have another > Gorgeous Quality Original Zenith, Collector favorite "Black Dial" "Deco" Large Tombstone all wood cabinet Model6S-128 from1936. Working original! This is a beautifull tube radio for the avidwood modelradio collector! The set is from a local collector that is downsizing.Most of these are found with missing veneer,cracked grill bars missing parts,and non working,ect..This one is Exhibiting anice patinaluster to thefinish using the bestwood polish available.The only age related issuesare minor discolorationaround each knob.No ,marring,or deep scratches to be found! The top and sides at some point were done over and the finish is not original.There is a small splinter on the very far edge of the front right side where the front meets the side.The front facade is original burled finish with aged patina,the grill cloth had been replacedand is gorgeous!There are no other issues on the cabinet other than age related wear spots,tiny dings,light scraches and some touched up spots from age.. I am splitting hairs here!!The Blck dial facade lettering is excellent for this vintage.The etching is perfect. The tuning dialwill perform as designed,ultra fine tuning with big time vernier reduction for smooooth tuning.The knobs,and logo are original excellent! The brass dial trim has some pitted areas inside the rim,and aged light tarnishing! This model is one of Zeniths Iconic radios along with the well known Walton model from the same era! This along with the walton model is a favorite amung large tombstone wood radiocollectors! The gorgeous Art Deco designed grill and large Black dial are second only to the Walton model!! Note: The the gorgeous final photo of the dial lit up in the dark in all of its glory,breath taking iconic black dial...This radio is in outstanding condition in and out,You wont find one much better these days,in this gorgeous working condition! A 30 day warranty in writing will be incuded..offer with confidence!
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This is a6 tube chassis all American tube line up and the copper cladchassis and interior cabinet are very clean.The volume control was cleaned and de-oxidized,The power cord was replaced and is safe for use.All tubes checked strong on my heath tester!.All other components inspected and replaced as needed by the previous owner,new filter caps ect.All other mechanical components oiled and working as designed. The i.f. has been aligned using a signal generator for optimum accuracy! All antenna trimmers re aligned to factory specs to bring you a flawless performance!Works on all short wave bands>Reqires an external wire antenna for optimum performance! The audio is excellent and very selective for a 6 tuber,very strong player,Hi Fi mellow sound from the large 7" speaker adjustable tone control.We bench tested for 12 hours,and had flawless results.A deco all wood iconic black dial Zenith radio!! This set from our examination was very well kept,and that is saying something for a near 85 year old radio! There is no need fora longexternal wire for AM!! Only a 10' piece of wire will be sufficient for am listening! offer with confidence,we will carefully pack for safe delivery to you and as always we insure all of our radios for shipping.This radio is very difficult to ship and many have been destroyed during shipment due to improper packing. We will pack this set to prevent this and fully insure!!.Better be "safe" than sorry shipping this radio!!The overall dimensions are as follows >>17" in length,22 1/2" tall, and 13" deep! Please note: A pick up for this item is available,just contact us here for details! This radio will be packed and shipped fully insured by UPS,with signature tracking.Again NO international shipping available for this item.Don't let this one slip away,Thanks for shopping Oldradiodaze!
Year: 1936 "Prewar"Zenith large tombstone all woodType: Am & short wave Radio 6: Tubes,wood,ac.
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Zenith Black Dial Tombstone "deco" M-6s128 Working C-1936 Gorgeous Condition: $625